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Marathi Paush Month in 2017 - 2018 - Poush Mahina 2018 in Maharashtra Calendar



Paush month or Poush Mahina is the tenth month in a traditional Marathi calendar followed in Maharashtra. Paush Month 2017 - 2018 in Marathi calendar is from December 19, 2017 to January 17, 2018. The important festivals in the month include Makar Sankranti (January 14, 2018) and Shakambari Navratri.

Sankashti Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Ganesha in Paush Mahina is on January 5, 2018 – Moonrise or Chandrodaya is at 8:57 PM – Indian Standard Time.

Paush Mahina Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Paush Mahina 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from December 19 to January 2, 2018.
Paush Month 2018 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from January 2, 2018 to January 17, 2018.

Purnima or full moon in Marathi Paush Mahina in 2018
Paush Pournima or Full moon day is on January 2. The Purnima begins at 11:44 AM on January 1 and ends at 7:54 AM on January 2. Purnima Vrat is on January 1, 2018. Shakambari Purnima is on January 2. Shakambari Jayanti is observed on January 2. Magh Snan begins on the day.

Amavasi in Paush Mahina 2018 in Marathi Calendar
Paush Amavasya or No moon day is on January 16 and 17, 2018.
The Amavasi begins on at 5:11 AM on January 16 and ends at 7:47 AM on January 17, 2018. Mauni Amavas is on January 17

Marathi Paush Mahina Ekadasi
Putrada Ekadasi - December 29, 2017
Shattila Ekadasi – January 12, 2018

Paush Mahina Pradosh
Pradosh –  December 30, 2017
Pradosha – January 14, 2018

Dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Marathi Paush Month
Makar Sankranti – January 14
Shakambari Navratri begins on December 26 – January 2

Note – Paush Mahina in North Indian calendars began on December 4, 2017 and ends on January 2, 2018.

Note – Paush Month in Telugu, Gujarati and Kannada calendar is similar to Marathi Calendar.

Next month in Marathi calendar is the Magha Month.